Learn more about land conflicts in Guatemala in this Food First brief Land & Sovereignty Brief No. 1 - "Sons and Daughters of the Earth": Indigenous communities and land grabs in Guatemala.
Media release of La Vía Campesina | GRAIN | ETC Group
7 November 2013. Farmers produce food, not carbon. Yet, if some of the governments and corporate lobbies negotiating at the UN climate change conference to be held in Warsaw from 11-22 November have their way, farmland could soon be considered as a carbon sink that polluting corporations can buy into to compensate for their harmful emissions.
Report by the GM-Free Brazil Campaign
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, November 1, 2013
About 80 people from different countries of the Americas, Asia and Europe gathered last week in Curitiba to take stock of the impact of the 10 years of the legalization of transgenic crops in Brazil. At the end of the meeting participants proposed a series of alternatives and joint actions and came out with a expanded and strengthened network.
Call for paper submissions on Productivism, agroecology, and the challenge of feeding the world: critical perspectives
Dimensions of Political Ecology Conference on Nature and Society (DOPE) will be held in Lexington, KY from February 26-March 1, 2014.